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    Friday, February 17, 2017
    ABC 6 News has announced the promotion of Olivia York to Weekend News Anchor. Olivia is moving from the field into the weekend anchor chair effective immediately. Olivia joined ABC 6 in October of 2015 with a wealth of life experience. Olivia has worked as an actress, studied law for a time and can also sing Opera in Latin. ABC 6 News is recognizing her dedication and ambition as part of her ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Fun Facts, Press Release, Community, General News Article
    Wednesday, February 15, 2017
    ART+BUSINESS=INNOVATION at Rochester Art Center Wednesday, March 29, 2017 l 7:30-9:00 AM Program 8 AM A series presented by Rochester Art Center in partnership with Larkin Hoffman and Limb Lab to highlight this unique community and its active transformation by business, creativity, and innovation. Part 2 l Minnesota: Capital of the American “North” Entrepreneur Eric Dayton wants ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Education, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release
    Tuesday, February 14, 2017
    PRESS RELEASE: Local 9 year old organizes Dodgeball Tournament on Monday, February 20th, for third to fifth graders. Rochester, MN. February 14th, 2017 – A local nine year old, Tim Schroeder, has organized a Dodgeball Tournament on Monday, February 20th, for kids in third to fifth grade. This event is open to all kids in the community and will be held at the Rochester Area Family YMCA, 709 ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
    Tuesday, February 14, 2017
    H&R Block's 70,000 employees in 10,000 offices, including six local offices, are working with IBM's Watson supercomputer this tax season. Watson will help to identify credits and deductions and find other solutions for clients. It's the first time Watson, which has been used in health care, retail and other settings, will be applied to tax preparation. H&R Block and IBM trained ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Chamber, Economic
    Monday, February 13, 2017
    Please join us for Coffee and Conversation on February 22 from 2:00 - 3:00 p.m. at WSU-Rochester on Broadway, 400 South Broadway, Suite 300, Rochester MN 55904. Bring a cup of coffee and join us for this month's topic: "What's happenning at WSU in academic planning? A conversation with Provost Patricia L. Rogers and the Deans." The event is open to the public. For more ...read more
    Categories: Education, Chamber, Community, Press Release, General News Article
    Monday, February 13, 2017
    Thursday, February 16, 2017 7:00 AM to 8:00 AM Bring a friend and enjoy our annual Open House. We like to think every Thursday is a welcoming day for visitors, but if you've been putting it off-- this is a great opportunity to check out our meeting and Toastmasters. Bring a friend and enjoy as Rochester Chamber Toastmasters holds it's annual open house. We like to think every Thursday is ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, General News Article, Chamber
    Thursday, February 09, 2017
    VALERIE BECKER APPOINTED TO INTERNATIONAL FRAMING COMPETITION BOARD Valerie Becker of Rochester Framing & Fine Art Printing was appointed to the International Framing Competition Board by the Board of Directors of the Professional Picture Framers Association (PPFA) at the annual PPFA Conference in Las Vegas, Nevada in January 2017. This is a three year appointment and the International ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Chamber, Press Release, Economic
    Tuesday, February 07, 2017
    The Rochester Honkers announced today the hiring of Hannah Pease, Assistant General Manager, Ticketing/Operations. Pease joins the front office after graduating from University of Wisconsin-Platteville in December and spending the 2016 summer as a Honkers intern. “I’m looking forward to this great opportunity with the Honkers organization,” said Pease. “Knowing that I get ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
    Monday, February 06, 2017
    Pratt, Kutzke & Associates, LLP is pleased to announced that Andy Lucking has joined the firm as a Financial Adviser. Lucking brings 15 years of industry experience to Pratt, Kutzke & Associates, LLP. In this new role, he will advise clients on financial matters to prepare them for a secure financial future. “We are thrilled to welcome Andy to our team,” said Dan Kutzke, ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Economic, Community, Press Release
    Monday, January 30, 2017
    You're invited! To what? -A light lunch and information session about the Labovitz MBA, Rochester's only AACSB accredited program. The program and lunch are free to you! This is a program of the University of Minnesota Duluth? -Yes it is. UMD offers a full in-person MBA in both Duluth and in Rochester. All Rochester classes are held on the University of Minnesota Rochester campus. When? ...read more
    Categories: Economic, Education, Human Interest
    Friday, January 27, 2017
    EUROPEAN WAX CENTER OPENS NEW ROCHESTER LOCATION (ROCHESTER), MN) European Wax Center (EWC) – the world’s leader in comfortable, healthy body waxing is now open in Rochester. The new wax center is located at Rochester Crossings in North Rochester near IBM and Panera on Marketplace Drive. It offers luxury waxing services at affordable prices to residents and local businesses in the ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Economic, Fun Facts, Press Release, Community, General News Article
    Wednesday, January 25, 2017
    Smith Schafer strives to show appreciation and dedication year-round to their clients. When it comes to client relationships, their belief has always been, shop with clients who do business with us. To honor this motto, Smith Schafer created the Client Loyalty Program. The purpose of the program is to actively encourage staff to purchase goods and services from clients and to reward them for ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community, Chamber
    Monday, December 19, 2016
    Blanski Peter Kronlage & Zoch, P.A. and Smith Schafer & Associates, Ltd. are proud to announce the merger of their accounting firms, effective January 1, 2017. The combined firms will operate under Smith Schafer’s name and will continue to operate out of the firm’s Twin Cities office in the Valley Square Corporate Center, located next to Golden Valley Commons off Highway 55. ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
    Wednesday, July 06, 2016
    Loffler Companies is pleased to announce A+ Imaging Systems of La Crosse, WI and Rochester, MN now part of Loffler Companies Posted on 07/6/2016 A+ Imaging Systems clients to benefit from Loffler’s wide range of business technologies and services, specialized training, award-winning service and support, and customer-first focus. A+ Plus Imaging team joins Loffler to continue to bring ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Education, Fun Facts, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
    Monday, June 27, 2016
    Loffler Companies named a 2016 Best Place to Work by Minneapolis St Paul Business Journal Posted on 06/27/2016 Best Place to Work recognition recognizes Loffler employees are happy working to provide top business technology and services to clients throughout growth and market expansion Loffler Companies, the Upper Midwest’s largest privately owned business technology and services provider, ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Education, Fun Facts, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release